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Uyghur Organizations

Uyghur Human Rights Project
https://uhrp.org/

Campaign for Uyghurs
https://campaignforuyghurs.org/

Uyghur American Association
https://www.uyghuraa.org/

World Uyghur Congress
https://www.uyghurcongress.org/en/

Uyghur Cultural Advancement Association
https://www.ucaa-us.org/

Uyghur Cultural Heritage Preservation
https://www.uyghurism.com/

Silk Road Peace Project
http://silkroadpeace.org/

Uyghur Genocide Reports

Newlines Institute
March 2021
https://newlinesinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/Chinas-Breaches-of-the-GC3.pdf

US Holocaust Memorial Museum
November 2021
https://www.ushmm.org/m/pdfs/November_2021_Uyghur_Report.pdf

Uyghur Tribunal Judgement
December 2021
https://uyghurtribunal.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/UT_Judgment_E-PDF_activelinks_20Feb2023_FINAL.pdf

UN High Commissioner of Human Rights
August 2022
https://www.ohchr.org/sites/default/files/documents/countries/2022-08-31/22-08-31-final-assesment.pdf

Human Rights Watch: “Break Their Lineage, Break Their Roots”
April 2021
https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/media_2021/04/china0421_web_2.pdf

Declarations of Genocide

  1. US Department of State, January 2021
    https://2017-2021.state.gov/determination-of-the-secretary-of-state-on-atrocities-in-xinjiang/
  2. Canadian Parliament, February 2021
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/02/22/americas/canada-china-xinjiang-genocide-intl-hnk/
  3. Dutch Parliament, February 2021
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/02/25/europe/netherlands-china-xinjiang-genocide-intl-hnk/
  4. UK House of Commons, April 2021
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/22/world/uk-china-uyghur-genocide-motion-gbr-intl/
  5. Lithuanian Parliament, May 2021
    https://www.lrt.lt/en/news-in-english/19/1413940/lithuanian-parliament-passes-resolution-condemning-uighur-genocide-in-china
  6. Czech Senate, June 2021
    https://ipac.global/czech-senate-declares-china-perpetrating-genocide-on-uyghurs-ahead-of-key-vote-in-belgian-parliament/
  7. Belgian Parliament, June 2021
    https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/genocide-declarations-06152021171101.html
  8. French Parliament, January 2022
    https://www.voanews.com/a/french-parliament-s-uyghur-genocide-declaration-angers-china/6406506.html

Legislation

Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 (Law)
https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3744

Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (Law)
https://www.cbp.gov/trade/forced-labor/UFLPA

Uyghur Human Rights Protection Act (Introduced March 2021)
https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1630/text

Stop Forced Organ Harvesting Act of 2023 (Passed House)
https://www.congress.gov/bill/118th-congress/house-bill/1154

Uyghur Genocide Intelligence Review Act (Introduced May 2023)
https://www.congress.gov/bill/118th-congress/house-bill/3349/committees

Books

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The War on the Uyghurs

by Sean R. Roberts

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No Escape

by Nury Turkel

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In the Camps

by Darren Byler

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Eurasian Crossroads

by James Millward

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Waiting to Be Arrested at Night

by Tahir Hamut Izgil

Uyghur Poems
Uyghur Poems

Edited by Aziz Isa Elkun

Uyghur Identity and Culture: A Global Diaspora in a Time of Crisis
Uyghur Identity and Culture: A Global Diaspora in a Time of Crisis

Edited By Rebecca Clothey and Dilmurat Mahmut

Uyghur Women Activists in the Diaspora: Restorying a Genocide
Uyghur Women Activists in the Diaspora: Restorying a Genocide

Susan J. Palmer, Dilmurat Mahmut, Abdulmuqtedir Udun

Resources

Smithsonian Magazine
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/is-china-committing-genocide-against-the-uyghurs-180979490/

The Xinjiang Papers (2019 leaked Chinese government documents) - The New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/11/16/world/asia/china-xinjiang-documents.html

BBC: Uyghurs
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-22278037

Don’t Look Away from China’s Atrocities Against the Uyghurs - US Institute of Peace
https://www.usip.org/publications/2023/04/dont-look-away-chinas-atrocities-against-uyghurs

US Holocaust Memorial Museum
https://www.ushmm.org/genocide-prevention/countries/china/case-study/current-risks/chinese-persecution-of-the-uyghurs

Xinjiang Police Files - International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
https://www.icij.org/investigations/china-cables/xinjiang-police-files-uyghur-mugshots-detention/

China: Draconian repression of Muslims in Xinjiang amounts to crimes against humanity - Amnesty International
https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2021/06/china-draconian-repression-of-muslims-in-xinjiang-amounts-to-crimes-against-humanity/

Investigation reveals Chinese seafood caught and processed using forced labor sold in U.S. - PBS NewsHour
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VQqt5Pwg83c

Xinjiang Documentation project - The University of British Columbia
https://xinjiang.sppga.ubc.ca/

Lesson Plans

3 lessons on the Uyghur Genocide for middle and high school
Uyghur Genocide Lesson Plans.pdf

Take Action

Speak Out: Educate People About the Genocide

Stop Organ Harvesting in China
https://actionnetwork.org/letters/congress-help-stop-forced-organ-harvesting-in-china

Pass the Uyghur Policy Act
https://actionnetwork.org/letters/pass-the-uyghur-human-rights-policy-act-of-2021

Stop Uyghur Forced Labor
https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-anta-sports-to-stop-making-money-from-uyghur-slave-labor

Free the Uyghurs
https://secure.avaaz.org/campaign/en/uyghurs_in_china_loc/

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